Tuesday, December 31, 2013

Another Year, Another Carrot

Another Year, Another Carrot. The Hub Radio Show for Monday December 30, 2013. View the completely compact playlist for 12/30/13 (CLICK HERE)

Andrew Bayer, Okkervil River, Man Man, Phosphorescent, Junip, Oneohtrix Point Never

Little Yellow Radio for 2014

Tuesday, December 24, 2013

The Hub

The Hub. The Hub Radio Show for Monday December 23, 2013. View the completely central playlist for 12/23/13 (CLICK HERE)

Fa la la with Sufjan Stevens, Beta Radio, Glowbug, Beards, The Real Tuesday Weld and the rest ye merry gentlemen.

Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Holiday Hub

Holiday Hub. The Hub Radio Show for Monday December 16, 2013. View the completely festive playlist for 12/16/13 (CLICK HERE)

Laughing all the way Kate Nash, Fake Shark Real Zombie , Act So Big Forest Family, The Rosebuds, The Sugarpills and yule see.

Tuesday, December 10, 2013

Our World

Our World. The Hub Radio Show Monday December 9, 2013. View the completely sober playlist for 12/9/13 (CLICK HERE)

Drift and dream Harry Nilsson, Beach Boys, Wondermints, Dennis Wilson, Ry Cooder, Randy Newman, Little Feat and real vinyl.

Holiday auction www.KXCI.org

Check this out--Nic Jaar's tone poem to John Lennon

Tuesday, December 3, 2013


 Believe. The Hub Radio Show for Monday December 2, 2013. View the completely trustworthy playlist for 12/2/13 (CLICK HERE)

Laugh and name call Blood Orange, Empire of the Sun, D33J, KILN, Girls Names and oh um
Really white teeth and the birth of the selfie.  Please enjoy the Holiday auction at www.KCXCI.org

Pretty colors.

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Parfait Day

Parfait Day. The Hub Radio Show for Monday November 25, 2013. View the completely fat free playlist for 11/25/13 (CLICK HERE)

Sweet confection Cults, Dum Dum Girls, Gliss, Susanne Sundfor, Mat Zo 


Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Men At Work

Work, and plenty of it. Ray sat in last night Monday November 18, 2013. The Hub Radio Show for 11/18/13 playlist (CLICK HERE)

Thanks Ray. Posted now is hour two (11pm-12am) from Monday 11/11/13. See you next week everyone.

Later, we photoshoped his tiny head into the picture.

Tuesday, November 12, 2013

A Time When It All Mattered

A Time When It All Mattered. The Hub Radio Show Monday November 11, 2013. View the completely natural playlist for 11/11/13 (CLICK HERE)

The Flock, The Paupers, Jeff Beck Group, Steve Miller Band, Spooky Tooth and/or

Pink Swim

Tuesday, November 5, 2013

Whatever Day

Whatever Day. The Hub Radio for Monday November 4, 2013. View the completely honorable playlist for 11/4/13 (CLICK HERE)

Wham Bam thank you ma'am Cults , Aloa Input, Polica, Juana Molina, Miracle, JEL and um.

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Steve's Bitchin' Bike
He started riding his bike to work when his car broke down and he couldn't afford the repairs. The Tour de Tucson was in a few weeks anyway and he needed the road work. He didn't finish the race and lost his job. Later...

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

National Chocolate Day

National Chocolate Day. The Hub Radio Show Monday October 28, 2013. View the completely cocoa playlist for 10/28/13 (CLICK HERE)

Covered and smothered Elf Power, Fe, Yuck, Gringo Star, Dom La Nena, SSLYBY and all the trimmings.

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Too Much Chocolate
Cesar Romero had a sweet tooth. Before the make-up artist spray painted the heavy cream on his face, he would stuff his pie hole with dozens of Hershey bars. His trailer smelled like the inside of a chimp's diaper. Later...

Tuesday, October 22, 2013

Keep The Things You Forgot

Keep The Things You Forgot. The Hub Radio Show for Monday October 21, 2013. View the completely heads up playlist for 10/21/13 (CLICK HERE)

Crash the shore The Dismemberment Plan, Midlake, Federico Aubele, Leverage Models, Phantogram and then


Stormy Weather
When you just paint without the distractions of all the other fool artists you can create a unified vision. When you listen to the man who stretched the canvas or the carpenter who glued the frame you end with their vision, not yours. Later...

Tuesday, October 15, 2013

Maybe I Will and Maybe I Won't

Maybe I Will and Maybe I Won't. The Hub Radio Show for Monday October 14, 2013. View the completely waffling playlist for 10/14/13 (CLICK HERE)

Hubba hubba with CHVRCHES, Icona Pop , Haim, Empire of the Sun, Jessie Ware, Oneohtrix Point Never and a one-a and a two-a.

The mother ship www.KXCI.org

Six Eyes Are Better Than One
It all started as a triple-decker cone with a cherry on top. It later became the reason I left L.A. Wonky sprouted arms and legs before he even showed signs of melting. Never do a favor for an old crone with no backbone. Later...

Tuesday, October 8, 2013

National Frappe Day

National Frappe Day. The Hub Radio Show for Monday October 7, 2013. View the completely calorie free playlist for 10/7/13 (CLICK HERE)

Free and easy Okkervil River, SSLYBY, Night Beds, Owen, Arms, Caveman and oh

Feel free to feel the love www.KXCI.org

Dreams of Tiger
She answered an ad in the classified section of the newspaper. She liked animals, had an adventerous spirit and was not embarrassed by her body. The first few weeks were terrifying and then not so much. Later...

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

No Government

No Gubmint! The Hub Radio Show for Monday September 30, 2013. View the completely sensible playlist for 9/30/13 (CLICK HERE)

We don't need no stinking rules Sleigh Bells, Destruction Unit, The So So Glos, Terry Malts, Royal Bangs, Arctic Monkeys harrumph!


Do You Want To Know A Secret?
Big head big brain, right? Not so my friend. Look at the various dinosaurs with huge noggins and pea brains. Sometimes a vacant space is only a resonator to call other nitwits to a kill. Later...

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Lunch For Dinner

Lunch For Dinner. The Hub Radio Show for Monday September 23, 2013. View the completely filling playlist for 9/23/13 (CLICK HERE)

Music by Jimi Hendrix, Mountain, Stephen Stills, The Youngbloods, Spirit, Dave Mason and or.

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Re-posted the Pawnbroker Show 9/9/13. Be up all week.

Listen and feel the love my friends. The light at the end of the tunnel. The silver lining. The sunny side of the street. The greener grass. I've got those optimism blues. Later...

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Brunch For Dinner

Brunch For Dinner. The Hub Radio Show for Monday September 16, 2013. View the completely mosaic playlist for 9-16-13 (CLICK HERE)

Thoughtful movement with Dennis Wilson, Jethro Tull, The Youngbloods, Van Morrison, Harry Nilsson, Nicky Hopkins and.

www.KXCI.org community radio Tucson
Big Chief
The pasta was old so we decided to dye some of it different colors and make art. We had no idea what would come out when we started and no idea what to do with it once it was done. Later...

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Pawnbroker Night

Pawnbroker Night on The Hub. Mid-70s Nightclub and Restaurant with all of Tucson's best bands and musicians. The usual suspects and some rare tracks. The Hub Radio show for 9-9-13. View tracklist for the show (CLICK HERE)

Bands include Ictus, The Jeff Daniel Group, Straight Shot, The Frank & Woody Show, Bob Meighan Band, The Dusty Chaps, and others. Hour one posted now. Hour two will be up Friday (9-13-13)
Straight Shot at the Pawnbroker
There was a shower in the manager's office bathroom so you could freshen up after a shift in the kitchen. A beer and a shot and the best country swing dancing in Tucson. Oxbow-great, Stumble Inn-great, Pawnbroker-the best. The start of a long love affair with this town. Later...

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Breakfast For Dinner

Breakfast For Dinner. The Hub Radio Shoe for Monday August 2, 2013. View the completely topsy turvy playlist for 9/2/13 (CLICK HERE)

Whip and whirl with Traffic, The Holy Mackerel, Spirit, Bob Dylan, The Kinks, Flying Burrito Bros. and them. View the complete list follow any link.

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Listen to different sounds www.SoundCloud.com

Nine On Your Side
The menagerie of evil was more a collection of the damaged and the misunderstood. Taken alone, they oozed a sinister psychosis. But together, they are a band of brothers and sisters just out to witness the happiness they may have shared. Later...

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

My Oh My

My Oh My. The Hub Radio Show for Monday August 26, 2013. View the completely spent playlist for 8/26/13 (CLICK HERE)

Replenish the stockpile with Braids, AlunaGeorge , Goldfrapp, Jon Hopkins, Jono McCleery, Machinedrum, Shigeto not to mention.

Community radio in Tucson Arizona www.KXCI.org

Tuesday, August 20, 2013

The Show Must Go On

The Show Must Go On. Still taking a little break, but Rusty put on a heck of a show last night. View the complete playlist (CLICK HERE)

Until next week feast on these tunes from 8/12/13 with Bill Ryder-Jones , Denison Witmer, Louis Matteo, Young Galaxy, Bibio and all.

The Gibson SG is white and her hair is platinum.

She lives in Peoria and cleans the cafeteria at a middle school.

What? And Give Up Show Biz?
Everything fit in the kick drum for easy load-in. The Santa suit I found in a dumpster behind MSNBC left over from a Christmas party that got a bit out of control. I play for tips and on a good day it's NY strip at Sizzler. Later...

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

Nostalgia is a Mild Form of Depression

Nostalgia is a Mild Form of Depression. The Hub Radio Show for Monday August 12, 2013. View the completely retroactive playlist for 8/12/13 (CLICK HERE)

Don't look back with Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, All Tiny Creatures, Pure Bathing Culture, The Polyphonic Spree, Moderat and um...


Wide Eyed and Ready
Margaret Wong was a survivor. Against great opposition, she sunshine, lollipop and rosed her way to the top. She never looked back and always washed her face before bed. Later...

Tuesday, August 6, 2013

Taking Time Off

Taking Time Off. Every summer I take a little break and turn The Hub hosting duties over to my able co-volunteers at KXCI. Thanks to Laura, Rusty and Rachel. Some changes on the way. Stay tuned.

Music from the 7/22/13 show featured lost gems from 2012 including Cheers Elephant, Delta Spirit, Said The Whale , Soft Swells and Family Of The Year

Any Reason To Party
The good citizens of the UK will party in the streets at the drop of a hat. They actually have a drop the hat day that involves drinking in your union jack skivvies and yelling random insults at strangers. Later...

Tuesday, July 23, 2013


U-Pick-It. The Hub Radio Show for Monday July 22, 2013. View the completely self-medicated playlist for 7/22/13 (CLICK HERE)

Sand dance with The Builders & the Butchers, The Family Crest, San Cisco, San Fermin, All Tiny Creatures and oh.


Robert and Mimi
Cold for an October morning. They were freewheeling down the avenue looking for the best coffee in the world. He would later refuse to play protest songs and bought a Fender Stratocaster. Later...

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Now Who's Laughing?

Now Who's Laughing? The Hub Radio Show for Monday July 15, 2013. View the completely hilarious playlist for 7/15/13 (CLICK HERE)

Sharknado with The Melodic , Thriftstore Masterpiece, San Fermin, TV Girl and This Frontier Needs Heroes.

Have it your way www.KXCI.org

Regular listening www.SoundCloud.com

Trimming the Hedges
Arthur was the double secret high wizard potentate for his trailer park. He washed and hung his robes on a line strung up between a hundred year old oak tree and a ten year old airstream. Later...

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

And The World Is Made of Energy

And The World Is Made Of Energy. The Hub Radio Show for Monday July 8, 2013. View the completely metaphysical playlist for 7/8/13 (CLICK HERE)

Teardrop falls with Kyle Andrews, Surfer Blood, The Secret History, We Barbarians, Dessa and more.

Just ask at www.KXCI.org

Be free www.SoundCloud.com

Big Shoe To Fill
They could have picked any sneaker or hoodie or hat or sunglasses, but they picked this. Not particularly stylish and certainly not vogue they picked this because at the end of the day their feet didn't hurt and their socks didn't stink. Later...

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Are Eye Why El

Are Eye Why El. The Hub Radio Show for Monday July 1, 2013. View the completely reminiscent playlist for 7/1/13 (CLICK HERE)

Remember Bob Marley & The Wailers, Matias Aguayo, Baby Alpaca, Capital Cities, Serengeti for just a taste.

Rule your World www.KXCI.com

Join the club www.SoundCloud.com

Bowl Of Snails
The yellow bowl had a crack. Elizabeth was going to throw it out when Steve suggested she use it to lure the snails out of their victory garden. She baited it with garlic and they slithered in like it was home. Later...